Examples from the Web for adventist
The daughter of 7th Day Adventist missionaries, Heidi Nelson was raised with the expectation that she would do well.
His maternal grandfather was an Adventist, with the touch of mysticism that word implies.
Here was August, too, now almost well, joining with the rest in singing those sweet and inspiring Adventist hymns.The End Of The World|Edward Eggleston
We sang some of his old Adventist hymns together and then he asked me what I was planning to do.A Son of the Middle Border|Hamlin Garland
She is a tall spindlin' woman, a Second Adventist by perswasion, and weighs about ninety-nine pounds.Samantha Among the Brethren, Part 3.|Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley)
The Adventist would have been justified in renouncing his religion and joining the Democratic party.Peck's Sunshine|George W. Peck
British Dictionary definitions for adventist
Word Origin and History for adventist
1843, from Advent + -ist. Church Latin adventus was applied to the coming of the Savior, both the first or the anticipated second, hence Adventist, a name applied to millenarian sects, especially and originally the Millerites (U.S.).